Vendors spamming NANOG attendees

Mel Beckman mel at
Wed Jun 14 05:28:37 CST 2017

But as I said, harvesting emails is not illegal under can spam. And the requirement to not send you UCE to harvested emails is pointless, because how do you prove that someone did that?

-mel via cell

On Jun 13, 2017, at 8:44 PM, Randy Bush <randy at> wrote:

>> It seems that more than just a few of us were spammed by Glenn Stern
>> (gstern at, an employee of Calient following NANOG 70.
>> ...
>> Hopefully those of you who have traditional community attitudes will
>> show your reaction via your pocketbooks.
> traditional community attitudes left the building long ago.  nanog has
> become a trade show, for which this is normal behavior.  i expect mail
> "stop by our booth at nanog 42," and so forth.
> randy

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